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We are reaching out to those in other industries with vital transferable skills, that have found themselves not able to work because of company closure. We have bank, permanent and part-time opportunities for you to consider within our homes and in the community, full training and support will all be provided and again your safety will be our priority.

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Senior Nurse

Location

Hemel Hempstead

Salary & Benefits

£18.00 per hour

Vacancy Type

Permanent,

Full Time

Closing Date

10/02/2021

Senior Nurse

Alexandra Care Home

Full time days available 

£18 per hour

Alexandra Care Home are seeking an experience Nurse to join their team as a Senior Nurse, you have the skills and expertise to ensure residents receive the best clinical support and the highest quality of care. This could be simply a ‘hand to hold’, sharing a cuppa and a chat, or just giving the reassurance that residents and families are being looked after. We recognise and value that nurses are a critical part of the jigsaw and we will ensure that we look after you, whilst you look after our residents.

About us:

Healthcare homes group has an existing portfolio of 45 residential and nursing homes, located across East Anglia and the South of England.

At Healthcare Homes we pride ourselves on the quality of our homes and are looking for people who share our passion for providing excellent care and who share our values; respect, compassion and commitment. 

About the home:

Alexandra Care Home is a 75 bed home that is registered to care for older people with nursing and dementia care needs. All the staff are committed to providing the highest quality care possible, they take great pride in providing tailored care and support to meet the individual needs of each resident, in a friendly, warm, welcoming and supportive atmosphere.

About you:

You will be someone that is engaging, compassionate and respectful. You’ll need to have current NMC registration and a good knowledge of the most up-to-date clinical practices, experience of writing detailed care plans including, dementia care risk assessments and diet plans. Having a good understanding of regulatory frameworks including DoLs/MCA is essential. You will pride yourself on delivering outstanding care while supporting and encouraging the team around you.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Support the registered manager in providing leadership, guidance and management to nursing staff in line with company policies and procedures.
  • Support the registered manager with regular nursing supervision and appraisals.
  • Ensure that nursing staff adhere to company policies and procedures.
  • Be responsible for the immediate management of nursing staff throughout each span of duty.
  • Daily supervision of all nursing staff to ensure the delivery of excellent care.
  • Organising and planning nursing staff rotas.

Healthcare Homes offer an Employee Assistance Programme which is immediate access to a confidential telephone counselling and legal information service which operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to include support such as financial and family concerns.